If you have found a spelling error, please, notify us by selecting that text and pressing
This post is also available in:
( Polish polski)
Two-layer cameo depicting Medusa
A two-layer Roman cameo made of onyx, dated around the 2nd century CE. The object shows the mythological Medusa.
Onyx consists of two layers, white and blue-gray. On the stone you can see the carved head of the mythological Medusa with snakes sticking out of her hair. Object surrounded by a gold chain.
IMPERIUM ROMANUM needs your support!
Your financial help is needed, in order to maintain and develop the website. Even the smallest amounts will allow me to pay for further corrections, improvements on the site and pay the server.
I believe that I can count on a wide support that will allow me to devote myself more to my work and passion, to maximize the improvement of the website and to present history of ancient Romans in an interesting form.
News from world of ancient Rome
If you want to be up to date with news and discoveries from the world of ancient Rome, subscribe to the newsletter.
I encourage you to buy interesting books about the history of ancient Rome and antiquity.
Spelling error report
The following text will be sent to our editors: